Michael Grace-Dacosta

One of the many historical photographs in Iron Road West.                                 Contributed photo

BC’s history with railways in new book

Iron Road West contains 500 historical illustrations and a story about the Northwest’s armoured train

One of the many historical photographs in Iron Road West.                                 Contributed photo
The feeling that too many women and girls have gone been lost along Highway 16, dubbed by some as the Highway of Tears, was evident as Jessica Patrick’s body came home Thursday. Chris Gareau photo

No answers on death of Jessica Patrick two months later

The RCMP and coroner has still not stated a cause of death.

The feeling that too many women and girls have gone been lost along Highway 16, dubbed by some as the Highway of Tears, was evident as Jessica Patrick’s body came home Thursday. Chris Gareau photo
Former Burns Lake mayor Luke Strimbold is facing multiple sex related charges. (File photo)

Disturbing details emerge in former Burns Lake mayor’s sexual assault trial

Six male teens are accusing Luke Strimbold of sex related crimes

Former Burns Lake mayor Luke Strimbold is facing multiple sex related charges. (File photo)
Civeo Corporation has recently announced that it will partner with Stellat’en First Nation to build a workforce camp in the Burns Lake area. (TransCanada image)

Northern B.C. lawyer launches jurisdictional challenge of LNG pipeline

TransCanada’s Coastal GasLink pipeline project to feed a facility in Kitimat has provincial approval

Civeo Corporation has recently announced that it will partner with Stellat’en First Nation to build a workforce camp in the Burns Lake area. (TransCanada image)
Matthew Jefferson (right) and Mark Vigers. (Contributed photo)

Nephew walks across Canada for MMIW

Matthew Jefferson, nephew of missing Frances Brown, started his journey on June 1 in Victoria.

Matthew Jefferson (right) and Mark Vigers. (Contributed photo)
Smithers RCMP Staff Sgt. Rob Mitchell accepts a painting from Mayor Taylor Bachrach presenting on behalf of Smithers council at June 12’s council meeting. (Chris Gareau photo)

Smithers RCMP commander Rob Mitchell gets promotion

As of June 15 Mitchell is the District Advisory NCO (DANCO) for the Kitimat/Stikine region.

Smithers RCMP Staff Sgt. Rob Mitchell accepts a painting from Mayor Taylor Bachrach presenting on behalf of Smithers council at June 12’s council meeting. (Chris Gareau photo)
B.C. Minister of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, and Rural Development, Stikine MLA Doug Donaldson, thanks attendees for their work during last year’s wildfires. Michael Grace-Dacosta photo

$450,000 to develop Prince George beef-packing plant

An estimated 700 jobs would be created in the North if the proposed plant becomes operational.

B.C. Minister of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, and Rural Development, Stikine MLA Doug Donaldson, thanks attendees for their work during last year’s wildfires. Michael Grace-Dacosta photo
Former Burns Lake mayor Luke Strimbold is facing multiple sex-related criminal charges. (File photo)

Former B.C. mayor’s trial pushed back with possibility of more accusers

Luke Strimbold’s sex assault trial has been delayed after the RCMP said there may be more victims

Former Burns Lake mayor Luke Strimbold is facing multiple sex-related criminal charges. (File photo)
People are reminded not to leave out food that can attract bears.                                File photo

Bear incidents tripled in Bulkley Valley-Stikine area

Conservation handled, which can involve killing or relocating, 90 bears in the area this year.

People are reminded not to leave out food that can attract bears.                                File photo
President of the Northwest Guide Outfitters Ron Fleming at the awards presentation in Smithers Dec. 2. (Michael Grace-Dacosta photo)

Local guides aren’t happy with grizzly ban

Guides say new ban could end businesses, including first nations outfitters and float planes.

President of the Northwest Guide Outfitters Ron Fleming at the awards presentation in Smithers Dec. 2. (Michael Grace-Dacosta photo)
Chief Na’Moks (John Ridsdale) of the Wet’suwet’en speaks (Michael Grace-Dacosta)

VIDEOS and PHOTOS: 20th anniversary of the Delgamuukw/Gisday’wa court decision celebrated

Chiefs and elders from different houses spoke at the feast discussing their memories of the case.

Chief Na’Moks (John Ridsdale) of the Wet’suwet’en speaks (Michael Grace-Dacosta)
Jacobus Jonker (File photo)

No charges against BC RCMP officer for in-custody death

Conclusion of investigation into the actions of the officer from Valentine’s Day 2015.

Jacobus Jonker (File photo)
Seabridge Gold Alaskan salmon complaint dismissed

Seabridge Gold Alaskan salmon complaint dismissed

Seabridge Gold inches one step closer to completing its mining project

Seabridge Gold Alaskan salmon complaint dismissed